First egg hatches at Norfolk eagle nest

First egg hatches at Norfolk eagle nest

First egg hatches at Norfolk eagle nest

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Posted on March 14, 2011 at 12:23 AM

Updated Monday, Mar 14 at 10:03 AM

NORFOLK -- The first of three eggs hatched Sunday at the bald eagle nest at Norfolk Botanical Garden.

A hole in the first egg could be seen at 8:21 a.m. according to Reese Lukei, wildlife researcher at the Center for Conservation Biology at the College of William and Mary.

Lukei said the egg hatched about 11:15 a.m.

The chick got its first meal just before 3:00 p.m.

 

 

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